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Science Advances  28 Oct 2020:
Vol. 6, no. 44, eabc6599
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abc6599

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  • Received for publication May 6, 2020
  • Accepted for publication September 10, 2020
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  1. Michael Gurven1,*,,
  2. Thomas S. Kraft1,,
  3. Sarah Alami1,
  4. Juan Copajira Adrian2,
  5. Edhitt Cortez Linares2,
  6. Daniel Cummings3,
  7. Daniel Eid Rodriguez4,
  8. Paul L. Hooper3,5,
  9. Adrian V. Jaeggi6,
  10. Raul Quispe Gutierrez2,
  11. Ivan Maldonado Suarez2,
  12. Edmond Seabright3,
  13. Hillard Kaplan5,
  14. Jonathan Stieglitz7 and
  15. Benjamin Trumble8
  1. 1Department of Anthropology, University of California Santa Barbara, CA, USA.
  2. 2Tsimane Health and Life History Project, San Borja, Beni, Bolivia.
  3. 3Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
  4. 4Department of Medicine, Universidad de San Simón, Cochabamba, Bolivia.
  5. 5Economic Science Institute, Chapman University, Orange, CA, USA.
  6. 6Institute of Evolutionary Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
  7. 7Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, Toulouse, France.
  8. 8School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Center for Evolution and Medicine, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: gurven{at}
  • These authors contributed equally to this work.


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